The Milgard School of Business is celebrating Evie Lynn, Gordon Naccarato, Brad Cheney, Kathi Littmann, Jim Milgard Jr. and Bill Weyerhaeuser at its annual recognition gala.
UW Tacoma student Ashley Young, Air Force veteran and women’s pro tackle football player, responded quickly when she saw a fire break out in a Tacoma neighborhood.
Dr. Joel Baker, holder of the Port of Tacoma Chair in Environmental Science, is one of 38 new members elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences in 2021.
The library can change a life, just ask new UW Tacoma Library Director Annie Downey.
Sheila Edwards Lange, currently president of Seattle Central College, has been selected to serve as the new chancellor of UW Tacoma starting Sept. 16.
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Bootleg Fire: Officials say major rain or snow will be needed to fully extinguish fire that’s burned more than 300,000 acres
Dr. Maureen Kennedy is quoted on the "circular" problem of huge fires, extreme weather conditions and the difficulty suppressing fires under those conditions.
Ashley Benson, '20, Biomedical Sciences, is helping to try to figure out why populations of Dungeness crabs in southern areas of Puget Sound are declining precipitously.
UW announced that Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange, currently president of Seattle Central College, will become the next UW Tacoma chancellor. This story was also covered by Puget Sound Business Journal, The Seattle Medium, the Capitol Hill Blog, and UW News.
Leif Christensen, '21, Computer Science & Systems, took first prize in the FinTech Incubator Competition, sponsored by the UW Tacoma Center for Business Analytics and Sound Credit Union.
Financial advice company SmartAsset ranks UW Tacoma fifth in the state for the highest post-graduation starting salary.
Thomas Kuljam and Stan Emert created the Students Assisting Business program in the Milgard School of Business, matching undergraduate students with real-world organizational challenges.
Carolyn West and other experts discuss how 'coercive control' was a key part of a grisly alleged murder in Oklahoma.
The Swiss Complex on the UW Tacoma campus, former location of The Swiss Restaurant & Pub, is one of several iconic restaurant locations described.
Rubén Casas discusses the rise of 'third places' during the pandemic, with businesses and cities creating new, vital community gathering areas.
The National Science Foundation has awarded a $700,000 grant to Dr. Ander Erickson to study how college students use online resources in "gateway" mathematics courses.
Associate Teaching Professor Margo Bergman's love of knowledge led her to explore how systems work and how they can work better.
The award recognizes major contributions to ethical and human rights issues in Washington through partnership with communities.
UW Tacoma joins with UW campuses in Seattle and Bothell to mark Juneteenth on June 19, 2021.
Members of the Class of 2021 can hold their heads high as survivors and achievers. Through pandemic and polemic, they have completed the next stage of their journeys through life. We present a sampling of their stories.